Friday July 3rd, 2015
Friday July 3rd, 2015

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How we misfired in APC — Timi Frank, Dep Publicity scribe

•Frank: Nobody should blame Saraki for what has happened

  /   in News, Politics 2:38 am

The Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Timi Frank is a leading light in the party. In Read More →

APC NEC: Tackling A progressing crisis

APC Joint Leadership Meeting:  From left, National Publicity Secretary of APC Alh. Mohammed Lai, National Chairman John Oyegun, National Auditor Chief Morgan, Senatorial Candidate of APC, Hon Dino Melayi  and APC Presidential Campaign Organization and River State Governor Rotimi Amechi discussing during APC Joint Leadership Meeting held in Abuja. Photo by Gbemiga Olamikan.

  /   in News, Politics

The first meeting of the National Executive Committee, NEC, of the ruling party since its decisive election victory should ha Read More →

Edo 2016: Ogbemudia reaches out

Dr Ogbemudia

  /   in News, Politics

A well respected former governor in his old age is making a bold effort to galvanise popular movement to choose a successor t Read More →

Inside Kogi’s House of commotion

Gov Wada

  /   in News, Politics

The abortion of a covert plan by the APC in Kogi State to foist a renegade PDP speaker on the PDP dominated House of Assembly Read More →

APC and the other side of merger

•Oyegun and Buhari

  /   in News, Politics 1:33 am

The governing All Progressives Congress (APC) has not been itself since the inauguration of the 8th Senate about three weeks Read More →

NASS crisis: The bigger picture

Yusuf Dogara, House of Reps speaker and Bukola Saraki, Senate President

  /   in News, Politics

The crisis in the National Assembly over the election of Principal Officers by the new dominant political party (APC) wasn’ Read More →

Business View All →

How judiciary impedes growth of capital market


  /   in Business, News 12:02 am

In an increasingly competitive global financial system in which countries try to out-compete one another for investment inflo Read More →

Naira: Foreign investors shun bonds, equity market


  /   in Business, News

FOREIGN investors have began to shun Nigeria’s bonds and equities market due to unwillingness of the Central Bank of Nigeri Read More →

Nigeria loses N59.6bn to pipeline vandalism — NNPC

Gas pipeline

  /   in Business 12:26 am

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, yesterday, stated that the country lost crude oil and other petroleum pr Read More →

Innoson debunks allegation of indebtedness to GTB


  /   in Business, News

Innoson Nigeria Limited has debunked allegation of indebtedness to Guaranty Trust Bank Plc (GTB) accusing the bank of subje Read More →

Nigerian, Greek shipowners sign MoU on vessels acquisition

  /   in Business, News

The Nigerian Shipowners Association of Nigeria, (NISA) and some Greek shipowners yesterday signed a Memorandum of Understanding on vessel acquisition with a view to building a formidable fleet for Cabotage trade. Read More →

Buy genuine insurance, NIA urges motorists


  /   in Insurance and You 12:58 am

The Nigerian Insurers Association, NIA has appealed to motorists to make sure they buy genuine insurance certificates from in Read More →

Sports View All →

NSC tasks NFF on movement to new secretariat


  /   in Sports 12:03 am

Two years after the defunct Presidential Task Force (PTF) on the qualification of the Super Eagles for the 2010 South Africa Read More →

Odemwingie pens new Stoke deal


  /   in Sports 9:48 pm

PETER Odemwingie is remaining a Stoke City player for at least one more season. Read More →

U.S. asks Switzerland to extradite 7 FIFA officials

Top left to right: Rafael Esquivel, Jose Maria Marin, Eduardo Li, and Eugenio Figueredo. Bottom left to right: Nicolas Leoz, Jack Warner, Jeffrey Webb, and Julio Rocha. The eight men are among nine football officials indicted on corruption charges the United States Justice department confirmed on May 27, 2015.

  /   in Sports

The U.S. has formally asked Switzerland to extradite the seven FIFA officials arrested in May for alleged corruption. Read More →

NBA-Africa unveil consortium of partners for maiden games in Africa

Nigerian forward Al Farouk Aminu (L) vies with Lithuanian centre Jonas Valanciunas during the Men's preliminary round group A basketball match of the London 2012 Olympic Games Lithuania vs Nigeria on July 31, 2012 at the basketball arena in London. Lithuania won 72 to 53.AFP PHOTO

  /   in News, Sports

``The game will impact young people throughout the continent, both on the court and in the community, as we bring some of the Read More →

AAG: Athletes to camp in Lagos, Abuja

File Photo: Nigeria’s Ajoke Odumosu (R) hands the baton to Regina George as they compete in the women’s 4X400 relay final of the London 2012 Olympic Games in London. PHOTO - AFP.

  /   in Sports

The National Sports Commission (NSC) has concluded arrangements for the commencement of camping of athletes ahead of the Cong Read More →

Cote d’Ivoire job: Taribo defends Keshi

Taribo West

  /   in Sports

Former Super Eagles defender, Taribo West has lambasted the Nigeria Football Federation over the ongoing investigation on Sup Read More →

Entertainment View All →

Sandra Bassey is Most Beautiful Model In Nigeria Int’l

Sandra Bassey

  /   in Entertainment, News 12:05 am

21-year-old Sandra Okon Bassey forth night ago wrote her name in gold as she emerged Most Beautiful Model Nigeria Internatio Read More →

Shina Peller unveils record label, new artistes

•From Left: Base One, Shina Peller and J.J Okocha

  /   in Entertainment, News

Popular business tycoon and night club owner, Shina Peller, recently launched his record label, Aquila Records. Hosted by the Read More →

Sony Xperia hits market again with LMD as Sole distributor

Xperia smartphone

  /   in Entertainment, News, Technology 10:01 pm

Sony Mobile Communications says it’s targeting the top spot of the Nigerian mobile market again. This time around with inno Read More →

PMAN signs multi-billion naria deal with corporate bodies, wins in court

PMAN President, Mr Pretty Okafor signing the deal with Airtel Nigeria officials

  /   in Entertainment, News

The Performing Musicians Employers Association of Nigeria,PMAN, has finally penned a multi-billion naria deal with corporate Read More →

Massive boost for entertainment industry as Glo signs on 28 ambassadors


  /   in Entertainment, News

Nigeria’s entertainment industry has received a massive boost from information communication and technology solutions provi Read More →

OLX donates to the blind


  /   in Entertainment, News

Truth be told, online companies make a lot of money. The beauty of ordering for items and receiving them in the comfort of yo Read More →


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